The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 38 13
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 27 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.03% 4.39% 12.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 17.42% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 70
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
139 155 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.72% 25.20% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 126 146 179
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (50.00%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) .NET
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 16 (47.06%) Windows
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
7 13 (38.24%) XML
7 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
8 12 (35.29%) Web Services
8 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
10 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 10 (29.41%) HTML
10 10 (29.41%) WCF
11 9 (26.47%) jQuery
11 9 (26.47%) Ajax
11 9 (26.47%) MVC
11 9 (26.47%) IIS
11 9 (26.47%) CSS
12 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.59%) HTML5
13 7 (20.59%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Lync
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) LDAP
2 5 (14.71%) FTP
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) Intranet
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) 4G
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) HTTP
6 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.94%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.88%) Couchbase
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
2 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
6 5 (14.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (14.71%) DBA
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
8 3 (8.82%) Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 3 (8.82%) Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
2 13 (38.24%) XML
3 12 (35.29%) Web Services
4 10 (29.41%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) WCF
5 9 (26.47%) jQuery
5 9 (26.47%) Ajax
5 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.59%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) WSDL
7 6 (17.65%) CSS3
8 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 4 (11.76%) MSMQ
8 4 (11.76%) RESTful
9 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.82%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (8.82%) LINQ
9 3 (8.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) MVC
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) DSDM
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Kanban
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Document Management
8 2 (5.88%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.65%) MCDBA
1 6 (17.65%) MCP
1 6 (17.65%) MCSD
1 6 (17.65%) MCTS
1 6 (17.65%) MCITP
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Plesk
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
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